A 76-year-old Sunrise Beach woman suffered minor injuries while backing up a golf cart up that slid down a hill and struck a tree Thursday afternoon in Camden County.

A 76-year-old Sunrise Beach woman suffered minor injuries while backing up a golf cart up that slid down a hill and struck a tree Thursday afternoon in Camden County, according to a Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report. 

Rita C. Harrison was driving an E-Z Go golf cart eastbound at 610 Serene Valley Drive at approximately 3:25 p.m. on August 10, 2017 when the incident occurred. She was transported by Lake West Ambulance to Lake Regional Hospital. 

"Crash occurred as vehicle was backing slid down a hill and struck a tree," the report stated. 

A safety device was listed as exempt.